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RFC 6413

"Benchmarking Methodology for Link-State IGP Data-Plane Route Convergence", November 2011

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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Authors:
S. Poretsky
B. Imhoff
K. Michielsen
Stream:
IETF
Source:
bmwg (ops)

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Abstract

This document describes the methodology for benchmarking Link-State Interior Gateway Protocol (IGP) Route Convergence. The methodology is to be used for benchmarking IGP convergence time through externally observable (black-box) data-plane measurements. The methodology can be applied to any link-state IGP, such as IS-IS and OSPF. This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is published for informational purposes.


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